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Old 04-22-2013, 08:59 AM   #1
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Default JUN13VSNMINI1~ Friday May 3~ Summer Fruit

Title: Summer Fruit
Hostess: Scraperwannabe (Misti)
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/Date: JUN13VSNMINI1
Date: Friday, May 3
Time: 5:00 PM EST



It's not a secret that I LOVE, LOVE summer. One of my favorite things about summer is the yummy fruit... pineapple, berries, mango, melons, peaches, plums, nectarines, grapes, kiwi, passion fruit, cherries... YUM-O... my mouth is watering just thinking of them!!!

My challenge is simply to make a project using some kind of summer fruit.


VIEW THE GALLERY FOR THIS CHALLENGE: MAR13VSNMINI1
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1. ALL VSN CREATIONS MUST BE UPLOADED BY 10:00 PM EST ON Monday, June 6.
2. You have 45 minutes to complete the challenge.
3. We have a special gallery for the Dog Days of Summer VSN. When you click on Member Galleries to access the drop-down list, either scroll to the very bottom of the list (or just hit the End key which will take you straight there), and upload to that gallery .
4. Please remember to put in the correct keyword, JUN13VSNMINI1 , when uploading your image. Copying and pasting the challenge keyword is recommended to avoid typos.

It is also highly recommended that you post a link to your creation in this chat thread to be sure your creation is seen.


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Oh Misti, you are a girl after my own heart. Fruit is my favorite thing about summer!
Not sure I will have time to play today, but I will get back to this for sure.
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Hi Misti! Love your challenge and your card too! I plan on playing as soon as I can get down to my craft area. I have some things to do first. But am planning on playing tonight.
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Today seems to be a tad crazy for a lot of people... glad it's not just me.
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Frenzy Friday for us all!! LOL

Wet and stormy here in Wisconsin!! Perfect to stay in to stamp!
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Wet and rainy here - and time for bed, but with a holiday weekend I should be able to get something made for all the challenges by Monday .
I sneaked this quickie in for you, Misti.
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That is such a cheerful sample Misti,
<--- is stuck at work but, printed out the spread sheet.

I only have time to play tonight so anyone I miss tonight I most likely miss this weekend.
gotta spend sometime tomorrow packing to leave on sunday.
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Ack! I can't find the dog days gallery for uploading! Anyway, here's the blackberries card:

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Great way to kick off this VSN Misti.

Here's my refreshing pear.
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Here is my card for Misti's challenge!
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Fun challenge, Misti! I will try to get a card made this weekend!
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yay! perfect challenge for summer.. will play for sure
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Hi Misti, slept in so will do your card while my challenge is up.
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PS have the images done just have to cut and put together
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Happy I can play along tonight!!

Here is my card:

Sweet Fruits of Summer
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Bushel of Apples

Well, I'm behind as usual, but at least I'm playing along.

Not sure apples are what come to mind as a summer fruit and these certainly aren't summer colors, but my goal is to use as many new stamp sets as possible during this challenge and I just kept coming back to these colors.
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Bushel of Apples

Well, I'm behind as usual, but at least I'm playing along.

Not sure apples are what come to mind as a summer fruit and these certainly aren't summer colors, but my goal is to use as many new stamp sets as possible during this challenge and I just kept coming back to these colors.
You aren't behind... you are right on time!
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a girl after my own heart! will play along after dinner. was interrupted by a call to my parents earlier so just getting ready to go to dinner, then its all about vsn!
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Here is mine! I love friends that will be honest with you. My first attempt was a quick CAS card that although might not have been terrible wasn't so good. She agreed it wasn't one of my best but didn't think it was trash can worthy so I thought about posting it but instead I created a whole new card and I am more pleased with how this one turned out! Thanks Misti! Fun challenge!

Thank You with a cherry on top!
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Here is mine! I love friends that will be honest with you. My first attempt was a quick CAS card that although might not have been terrible wasn't so good. She agreed it wasn't one of my best but didn't think it was trash can worthy so I thought about posting it but instead I created a whole new card and I am more pleased with how this one turned out! Thanks Misti! Fun challenge!

Thank You with a cherry on top!
This card turned out wonderfully! And a thrift store find to boot!
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I finally got to play! Good thing my craft room is near the laundry. I can do both at the same time ! Here is my Sunshine. Thank you for the fun challenge!
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Here's my card Misti A Bowl of Strawberries loved the challenge, now for coffee and circles,
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Received a last minute dinner invitation so I'm just now getting started. Here is my card for Summer Fruit. Am glad the challenge gave me this idea for a cute birthday card for my niece. Thanks!
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Here is my strawberry card. Can't wait for all the summer fruits to be in season.
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Here is my card... LOVE watermelon!!


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Loved making this card!! Here is the link:

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I didn't make one card for this challenge, I made six.

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Yummy challenge. here's my card
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How about some grapes, frozen or not?

Grape New Job
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Thanks for playing in my challenge!!! You guys are awesome!!!

Remember the Main Event will start on Friday, June 7th. Hope you'll come back & play!
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Here's my card:

Jun13VSNMini1Ceramicat1 by ceramicat1 - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers

I love finding old stamps I can use again. I love watermelon in the summer when it is perfectly ripe!
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Here is my card..

Birthday Fruit for Joan
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